Association between stroke and acute myocardial infarction and its related risk factors: hypertension and diabetes.

@article{Bener2006AssociationBS,
  title={Association between stroke and acute myocardial infarction and its related risk factors: hypertension and diabetes.},
  author={Abdulbari Bener and Saadat Kamran and Elhadi B Elouzi and Ayman Hamad and Richard F. Heller},
  journal={Anadolu kardiyoloji dergisi : AKD = the Anatolian journal of cardiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={24-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to find the association between stroke, acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and assess related risk factors such as diabetes, hypertension and atrial fibrillation. METHODS This is a cohort study with prospective and retrospective outcomes. All patients who were hospitalised in Hamad General Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation with stroke from January 1999 to December 2003 were included. The diagnostic classification of stroke and associated risk factors were… CONTINUE READING